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Kyle Blanks AW-6

+ Texas Rangers Status: Minors
Biography Data
Positions: 1B-502, LF-160, RF-66, OF-7, DH-5
Proper Name: Kyle Nathaniel Blanks
Born: September 11, 1986 (28.198)
Place Sellersville, Pennsylvania
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 270 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Moriarty (Edgewood,NM)
College: Yavapai College
Drafted: 2004 -- 42nd round (1241st overall) by San Diego Padres (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 19,2009 (22.281)
TBC Player ID:45915
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-12-16 - Texas Rangers - Signed to Minor League Contract More
Prospect Ranks:[2009]MLB #50 SDN #1 [2008]SDN #10
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Texas Rangers (2014-12-16)
Organizations:SDN, OAK
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
32 32 64 70 81

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-12-16Texas Rangers1BMinorsTexas RangersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-12-031BFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-11-29Oakland Athletics1BDFAOakland AthleticsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2014-10-31Oakland Athletics1BActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-08-24Oakland Athletics1BDL-60Oakland AthleticsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2014-08-21Oakland Athletics1BDL-15Oakland AthleticsMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-08-09Oakland Athletics1BDL-15SacramentoAAAAssigned to Sacramento (AAA) for rehab40man
    2014-06-24Oakland Athletics1BDL-15Oakland AthleticsMLBDL-15 Strained left calf40man
    2014-05-15Oakland Athletics1BActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBTraded from Padres to Athletics for Jake Goebbert and PTBNL (Ronald Herrera)40man
    2014-05-05San Diego Padres1BActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBRecalled from El Paso (AAA)40man
    2014-03-30San Diego Padres1BMinorsEl PasoAAAAssigned to El Paso (AAA)40man
    2014-01-17San Diego Padres1BActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.9875m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2013-08-31San Diego Padres1BActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-25San Diego PadresrfDL-15TucsonAAAAssigned to Tucson (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-07-13San Diego PadresrfDL-15San Diego PadresMLBDL-15 Left achilles tendinitis [Chronic]40man
    2013-04-15San Diego PadresrfActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBRecalled from Tucson (AAA)40man
    2013-03-30San Diego Padres1B-LFMinorsTucsonAAAOptioned to Tucson (AAA)40man
    2012-11-19San Diego Padres1B-LFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to 1-year contract ($0.65m) to avoid arbitration40man
    2012-11-02San Diego Padres1B-LFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-05-02San Diego PadresOFDL-60San Diego PadresMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2012-04-14San Diego PadresOFDL-15San Diego PadresMLBDL-15 Strained left shoulder40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Diego Padres in 42nd round (1241st overall) of 2004 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Oakland Athletics$ 987,5004762148$ 500,000$ 3,221,0392014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.9875m) Avoiding arbitration
    2014San Diego Padres$ 987,5004761948$ 500,000$ 3,221,0392014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.9875m) Avoiding arbitration
    2013San Diego Padres$ 605,0004892046$ 490,000$ 3,003,067
    2012San Diego Padres$ 492,4005942235$ 480,000$ 2,952,4822012-11-19 - Signed to 1-year contract ($0.65m) to avoid arbitration
    2012-11-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0.605m) Avoided arbitration
    2012-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.4924m)
    2011San Diego Padres$ 424,7006712426$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-02-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.4247m)
    2010San Diego Padres$ 410,6006552428$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.4106m)
    2009San Diego Padres$ 400,000724460$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-06-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) Contract Purchased from Minors

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